F-Squared Investments, an investment firm and RIA, has named industry veteran Mark Marinella, a former executive vice president and Global CIO of State Street Global Advisors, as its new head of investments.

Before joining State Street, Marinella was managing director and head of cash management for BlackRock, according to a statement from Newton, Mass.-based F-Squared. Marinella began his career in 1985 selling fixed income for Credit Suisse.

F-Squared currently has about $6 billion in assets under management. The firm, an SEC registered investment advisor, offers sub-advised mutual funds, separate accounts and institutional accounts.

Danielle Reed writes for Financial Planning.